Gropper Family History
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Gropper Name Meaning
German: occupational name for someone who fished for grouper, from Gropp + -er suffix denoting human agency. North German (Gröpper): Westphalian occupational name for a maker of metal or earthenware vessels, from Middle Low German grope ‘pot’ + agent suffix -er.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Graper, Grover, Cropper, Hopper, Roper, Propper, Kopper, Stopper